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Soldiers stay proficient, validate equipment

Soldiers from 1st Battalion, 35th Armor Regiment, 2nd Heavy Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division, take cover and engage their targets during a squad live fire training exercise, Aug. 22.



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This work, Soldiers stay proficient, validate equipment [Image 1 of 4], by SGT Vincent Byrd, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:08.22.2012

Date Posted:09.07.2012 11:39

Photo ID:659398

VIRIN:120822-A-SG359-004

Resolution:4288x2848

Size:9.02 MB

Location:EL PASO, TX, USGlobe

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